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Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Bolt-Ons Yesterday, 03:15 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By Stonehorsw
In the current house market, you need to go up to...

In the current house market, you need to go up to negotiate
Off-topic!
Forum: GR86 General Topics 04-12-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,371
Posted By Stonehorsw
Good thing is that this type of feature is easy...

Good thing is that this type of feature is easy to be validated. Block that and run on highway.

For brake temperature, i would not expect if not combined with a feature to direct the airflow to...
Forum: GR86 General Topics 04-12-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,371
Posted By Stonehorsw
I think some Mustang also have that. For the mpg...

I think some Mustang also have that. For the mpg reduction, there are so many ticks being pulled, on commercial vehicles, you can see spats on the front (european vehicles), some cuts on the rear...
Forum: GR86 General Topics 04-12-2021, 02:45 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,371
Posted By Stonehorsw
This will probably be noticeable on highway...

This will probably be noticeable on highway speeds, reducing the drag on the wheel well.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 04-09-2021, 06:08 PM
Replies: 19,045
Views: 7,471,673
Posted By Stonehorsw
Any benefit for Tein coilover compared to...

Any benefit for Tein coilover compared to Sachs/Eibach?
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 04-08-2021, 11:48 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,188
Posted By Stonehorsw
Your assumptions to say that the other factors...

Your assumptions to say that the other factors are minor is based on the current torque x weight ratio, which is incorrect.
You would need to bump the GEN1 to this and then verify if the tires and...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 04-08-2021, 07:48 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,188
Posted By Stonehorsw
TS version is slightly heavier, has aero and 18”...

TS version is slightly heavier, has aero and 18” wheels, so not a apples to apples comparison.
If the 0-62mph is reduced by 1 second, I would expect to be from a conjunction of factors: tires (you...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-05-2021, 11:12 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 38,284
Posted By Stonehorsw
Did you figure out how much hp loss? In that...

Did you figure out how much hp loss? In that short period you had time to run a dyno for this huge difference :)
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-04-2021, 07:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 872
Posted By Stonehorsw
I tried to balance how quick I can press/release...

I tried to balance how quick I can press/release the clutch also. I am very comfortable in the current position having to rotate about 45degress for the heel and toe, I understand that this is not...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-03-2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 872
Posted By Stonehorsw
For me, biggest issue is that the knee touches...

For me, biggest issue is that the knee touches the bottom of steering wheel when I try to rotate the ankle. So, fo heel and toe, I changed in a way that I rotated less and it is working fine (w/...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 04-01-2021, 02:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 289
Posted By Stonehorsw
Funny thing was that a retired executive from FCA...

Funny thing was that a retired executive from FCA came to talk to me because of the BRZ, he never saw one before and was surprised because it is a RWD.
Overall, I always liked their engineering...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 04-01-2021, 01:36 PM
Replies: 1,730
Views: 132,705
Posted By Stonehorsw
Gt300

https://youtu.be/uI5hHWWSPVU
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-31-2021, 10:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 289
Posted By Stonehorsw
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 03-29-2021, 10:17 PM
Replies: 2,502
Views: 281,319
Posted By Stonehorsw
Driver61

https://youtu.be/d7GYJ5MTbg0
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-27-2021, 11:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 305
Posted By Stonehorsw
This is the Bronco sport, a modified Escape....

This is the Bronco sport, a modified Escape. Competitor to Cherokee, not to wrangler
Forum: GR86 General Topics 03-18-2021, 09:11 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 15,842
Posted By Stonehorsw
I would not expect for the Toyota version to be...

I would not expect for the Toyota version to be the most expensive, but the cheapest. No reason to have turbo, brakes and so on.
Forum: GR86 General Topics 03-17-2021, 12:11 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 15,842
Posted By Stonehorsw
They can have a different focus, like more daily...

They can have a different focus, like more daily vs trackish.
Forum: GR86 General Topics 03-17-2021, 09:30 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 15,842
Posted By Stonehorsw
They can use this time to tweak the final gear...

They can use this time to tweak the final gear ratio (not whole transmission), a different engine calibration and suspension. Those shouldn’t be anything that would break the bank.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 03-16-2021, 04:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By Stonehorsw
Nascar brakes have a ring that reduces the...

Nascar brakes have a ring that reduces the conductivity. Besides that, a shield would only work for convective and radiative heat transfer (if it is the case)
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 03-13-2021, 10:11 PM
Replies: 23,020
Views: 5,479,612
Posted By Stonehorsw
Yes, pedal feeling (it does nor eliminate the...

Yes, pedal feeling (it does nor eliminate the dead pedal travel, for that would need to change components on master cylinder, but it reduces the total travel specially on higher deceleration level)....
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 03-12-2021, 08:51 PM
Replies: 23,020
Views: 5,479,612
Posted By Stonehorsw
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-11-2021, 02:24 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,620
Posted By Stonehorsw
What did change that people started bashing...

What did change that people started bashing Tesla? He said that he was confident that would achieve Lv. 5, but did not commit, which I think is unfair fir him to do. but I was talking to some...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 03-06-2021, 12:01 PM
Replies: 23,020
Views: 5,479,612
Posted By Stonehorsw
Yes, this was one of the alternatives, probably...

Yes, this was one of the alternatives, probably quicker than the way I did.

Most of people I saw trying, they used plyers and stuff like that. I just got a very small wrench and allen key and it...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 03-05-2021, 09:38 PM
Replies: 23,020
Views: 5,479,612
Posted By Stonehorsw
Cusco pedal extension

Instalei Pedal extension. Kind of confined place to install, but thanks to the experience from others, I did check which were the best and smallest tools that I could use. Took me 15 minutes and Inam...
Forum: GR86 General Topics 03-02-2021, 08:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,668
Posted By Stonehorsw
Reminds me a lot of the Peugeot 205, a rally...

Reminds me a lot of the Peugeot 205, a rally classic (and a death trap)
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 02-28-2021, 10:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 676
Posted By Stonehorsw
I learned about shot penning in a different way...

I learned about shot penning in a different way from what was written on the article that someone added. In the version I heard was that some industries in England started observing that some spring...
Forum: Photos, Videos, Wallpapers, Gallery Forum 02-27-2021, 11:28 PM
Replies: 2,188
Views: 534,440
Posted By Stonehorsw
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 02-25-2021, 10:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,233
Posted By Stonehorsw
Car seems too long, will this be also heavier...

Car seems too long, will this be also heavier than the generation being replaced?
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 02-22-2021, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1,961
Views: 218,225
Posted By Stonehorsw
One video that I saw yesterday is the one below....

One video that I saw yesterday is the one below. Similar stuff, dry conditions, low temp.

https://youtu.be/4bkHWTXyyfA
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 02-22-2021, 01:13 PM
Replies: 1,961
Views: 218,225
Posted By Stonehorsw
I am testing in different conditions for dry...

I am testing in different conditions for dry pavement. May go for wet or snowy if a Truck is available for towing :)

I like driving in the snow but with a a 4x4 or fwd, and avoid highways during...
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